Scope and Content

Deeds mainly for premises in Bagillt, including Gadlys farm and coal mines leased to the London Lead Co., 1565-1789, Whitford, 1492-1789, and Ysceifiog, 1582-1744; estate papers comprising rentals, 1626-[18 century], correspondence, 1755-1790, vouchers, 1750-1764; and legal papers, 1604-1790.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Pierce family resided at Gadlys, Bagillt, Flintshire.


Arranged chronologically into: deeds, estate records, legal papers, and family papers.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the Secretary of the British Records Association (reference BRA 523) in November 1966.


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Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Flintshire Record Office and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Usual Copyright restrictions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Flintshire Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names